Location: 1st fire off the Shetland Islands, Scotland. 2nd fire off North Ronaldsay, Scotland.
Investigation report into marine accident including what happened, safety lessons and recommendations made.
Elegance.pdf (1,157.46 kb)
Investigation into 2 engine room fires, and the subsequent flooding and foundering of the fishing vessel Elegance, 30 miles north-west of Shetland on 30 January 2004 and 8.5 miles west of Shapinsay on 5 March 2004.
Published: 11 August 2004
Date of occurrence: 5 March 2004
Marine Accident Investigation Branch
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